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All Toronto Public Library branches will be closed on Friday, April 18, Sunday, April 20 and Monday, April 21 for Easter. Open as usual on Saturday, April 19.

Northern Elms

123B Rexdale Blvd., Unit 5, Toronto, ON
M9W 1P1

416-394-5230

Branch Hours
Day Opening Time Closing Time
Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday 12:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Closed

Directions


Closest major intersection Kipling Ave. and Rexdale Blvd. Located on the east side of Kipling Ave., south of Rexdale Blvd. in the strip mall behind Shopper's Drug Mart.

Public Transit


TTC Kipling bus #45 from Kipling subway station.

Parking


Free - Plaza parking lot.


Map


Map to library branch

Features


General Features

  • Book Discussion Group: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - After Hours
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 23

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)

Technology

Collections

  • Adult Literacy Materials
  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Branch History


Year Details
1991 Storefront branch opened in Rexdale Plaza by the Etobicoke Public Library Board, 17 October. Bruce Stratton, Architect.
1997 Slated for closure due to budget constraints. Branch remained open when Etobicoke City council granted reprieve, December.
2003 Closed 31 May for relocation.
2005 reopened 16 April in larger facility on Kipling Ave. near Rexdale Blvd. with reduction of weekly service hours from 47 to 40. Makrimichalos-Cugini, Architect.

Features


General Features

  • Book Discussion Group: contact the branch for more information
  • Book Drop - After Hours
  • Pedometer Lending
  • Seating for 23

Equipment for persons with disabilities

  • Computer(s) with screen magnification software (Zoomtext)

Technology

Collections

  • Adult Literacy Materials
  • Audiobooks on CD
  • Large Print Collection

Upcoming Events

Wed, Jul 16 - 2:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thu, Jul 24 - 2:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Regular Programs

Wed, Apr 23 - 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Fri, Apr 25 - 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat, Apr 26 - 2:00 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.

All Branch Programs & Events